NASEO Financing Committee Call

May 21, 2014, 3:00 - 4:00 PM ET

Call Summary

NASEO’s May Financing Committee call focused on strategies to scale-up residential energy efficiency lending and attract secondary market financing for home energy projects. Emeline Minor, Director of Kilowatt Financial, discussed her company’s partnership with Citi to finance a $100 million debt facility for home energy efficiency loans. Additionally, Elizabeth Bellis, Counsel for the Energy Programs Consortium (EPC), discussed EPC’s partnership with Renewable Funding and Citi to launch the Warehouse for Energy Efficiency Loans. 


  1. Welcome and Introductions
    Jeff Pitkin, Treasurer, New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
    Al Christopher, Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy
    Sandy Fazeli, Program Manager, NASEO
  2. Update on the 179D Tax Deduction
    William Volker, Partner, Efficiency Energy LL
  3. Strategies to Achieve Scale in Residential Energy Efficiency Financing
    Emeline Minor, Director, Kilowatt Financial (PRESENTATION)
    Elizabeth Bellis, Counsel, Energy Programs Consortium and Joanna Karger, Renewable Funding (PRESENTATION)

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